Rhode Island

Washington Trust Co. holds 24th annual Peanut Butter Drive

Westerly, RI The Washington Trust Company held its 24th annual Peanut Butter Drive and collected jars of peanut butter at the bank’s 27 branch locations. Peanut butter collected from the Washington Trust Peanut Butter Drive is donated

Himmel of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty sells 8 Green Hill Ocean Dr. for $3.6 million

South Kingstown, RI Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty negotiated the sale of 8 Green Hill Ocean Dr., Green Hill for $3.6 million. The sellers were represented by Michael Himmel, sales associate with Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty.

Conanicut Island Sailing Foundation partners with Lila Delman Compass for Community Free Sailing

Jamestown, RI Conanicut Island Sailing Foundation (CISF) has created a new partnership with Lila Delman Compass for sponsorship of its summer 2024 season of Community Free Sailing. The Lila Delman Compass sponsorship will support multiple opportunities throughout the summer

Goalllll! FC Rhode Island’s first game is a win for Rhode Island - by Donald Grebien

Nearly five years ago on September 2, 2019, the beautiful sounds of professional baseball sadly fell silent in Rhode Island when the Pawtucket Red Sox played their final inning at McCoy Stadium. The loss of our beloved PawSox was a gut punch, and it’s been tough for the residents

Warwick continually works to ensure safety of residents and businesses - by Frank Picozzi

A municipality’s ability to provide its police, fire, and emergency management departments with the training, equipment, and other necessary resources is vitally important to ensuring the continued safety and well-being of all who live, work, and travel in that community. Thanks

Mayor Smiley, secretary of transportation Buttigieg, state and federal officials break ground on Woonasquatucket River Greenway improvement Project   

Providence, RI Mayor Brett Smiley hosted U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg, senator Jack Reed, senator Sheldon Whitehouse, congressman Gabe Amo (RI-01), congressman Seth Magaziner (RI-02), governor Dan McKee,

RIAR reports single-family home sales increased for the first time in over two years

Warwick, RI The Rhode Island Association of Realtors reported that February sales of single-family homes experienced the first year-over-year increase in over two years. Despite the 13% uptick in sales from February of last year, which followed a drop in

Casey of Sweeney Real Estate represents sellers of 33 Veterans Memorial Parkway - $750,000

East Providence, RI Kevin Casey, vice president, brokerage of Sweeney Real Estate & Appraisal represented the sellers of 33 Veterans Memorial Pkwy. in their sale of the real estate to 33 Vets, LLC. The property was a total of 7,708 s/f and was comprised of warehouse space, office suites

Washington Trust opens 27th branch located
at Smithfield Crossing, 371 Putnam Pike

Smithfield, RI Washington Trust opened its 27th branch located at Smithfield Crossing, 371 Putnam Pike. Edward Handy III, Washington Trust chairman and CEO, and Mary Noons, Washington Trust president and COO, as well as other members of the bank’s executive team, were on

Quonset Business Park celebrates 14,000 job milestone - by Steven J. King

Quonset has hit an important milestone. Just 14 months after celebrating our 13,000th job, the Quonset Business Park is now home to 14,379 jobs at 239 companies. Hitting this key milestone reflects our commitment to